A collection of A Course in Miracles Quotes
Quotes on "Cause"
T1C25 "The implied DEROGATION of people is the cause of the underlying EXTREME superstition of the horse racing addict."
T2A1 "This section is inserted here because it deals with a more fundamental misuse of knowledge, referred to in the Bible as the cause of the Fall (or Separation)."
T2A16 "The implied DEROGATION of people is the cause of the underlying EXTREME superstition of the horse racing addict."
T2E16 "If I merely intervene between your thoughts and their results, I would be tampering with a basic law of cause and effect, in fact the most fundamental one there is in this world."
T2E18 "Nor would it induce the healthy respect that every miracle-worker must have for true cause and effect."
T2E27 "It can, however, remind the individual of the Separation, which was a very real cause of fear."
T2E30 "The cause and effect principle here is temporarily a real expeditor."
T2E30 "Actually, Cause is a term properly belonging to God, and Effect, which should also be capitalized, is HIS Sonship."
T2E30 "This entails a set of cause and effect relationships which are totally different from those which man introduced into the Miscreation."
T3G3 "What appears to be contradictory about the difference between knowing and perceiving, and Revelation and miracles, is again the fallacy that is the root cause of all subsequent errors."
T3H1 "The choice to judge rather than know has been the cause of the loss of peace."
T3I5 "The whole picture is one in which man acts in a way he HIMSELF realizes is self destructive, but which he does NOT WILL to correct, and therefore perceives the cause as beyond his control."
T4B1 "But there is only one cause for all of them."
T4F6 "The mind, and not without cause, reminds the ego that it has itself insisted that it IS identified with the body, so there is no point in turning to it for protection."
T5G14 "But NO ONE believes that the symptoms can remain if the underlying CAUSE is removed."
T7K2 "This confusion is the cause of the whole idea of sacrifice."
T8G14 "The arrest of the mind's extension is the cause of all illness, because ONLY EXTENSION IS THE MIND's FUNCTION."
T8J10 "Fear cannot be real without a cause, and GOD is the only Cause."
T11C1 "If, when you perceive it in others, you learn to SUPPLY the loss, the basic CAUSE of fear is removed."
T11C8 "Be glad that neither your reality nor your salvation is a matter of your preference, for you HAVE much cause for joy."
T11C8 "But that the cause is NOT of your making is surely obvious."
T11C17 "Do you not have greater reason for fearing the world, as you perceive it, than for looking at the cause of fear, and letting it go forever?"
T13H5 "It is not a cause, but an EFFECT."
T13H7 "His guilt is WHOLLY without cause, and, being without cause, CANNOT exist."
T13H8 "God is the ONLY Cause, and guilt is NOT of Him."
T13H8 "Remember always MIND IS ONE, and CAUSE IS ONE."
T13H8 "You will learn communication with this Oneness ONLY when you learn to DENY the causeless, and accept the Cause of God as YOURS."
T13I2 "You who belong to the First Cause, created by Him like unto Himself, and part of Him, are more than merely guiltless."
T14B12 "Come, let us join him in the holy place of peace, which is for all of us, united as one, within the cause of peace."
T14C5 "You who made it to crucify yourselves, must learn of Him how to apply it to the holy cause of restoration."
T14F4 "You are so used to this, that it can cause you little surprise."
T14G13 "They are cause and effect, each to the other, so, where one is absent, the other CANNOT be."
T15H12 "For the ego will ALWAYS teach that loneliness is solved by guilt, and that communication is the CAUSE of loneliness."
T16C3 "And, if you could understand their MEANING, their ATTRIBUTES could hardly cause you perplexity."
T16D2 "Cause and effect are very clear in the ego's thought-system, because all your learning has been directed toward ESTABLISHING the relationship between them."
T16D2 "But remember how much care you have exerted in choosing its witnesses, and in AVOIDING those who spoke for the Cause of truth, and ITS effects."
T16D4 "You have been VERY careful to avoid the obvious, and NOT to see the REAL cause and effect relationship that is PERFECTLY apparent."
T17C2 "This little step, so small it has escaped your notice, is a stride through time into eternity, and beyond all ugliness, into beauty that will enchant you, and will never cease to cause you wonderment at its perfection."
T17H6 "But think on this, and learn the CAUSE of faithlessness; you think you hold against another what he has done to you."
T17H6 "There IS no cause for faithlessness, but there IS a Cause for faith."
T17H7 "That Cause has entered ANY situation that shares its purpose."
T17I5 "For he IS risen, and YOU have accepted the cause of his awakening AS YOURS."
T20H6 "And here, in darkness, is your brother's reality IMAGINED as a body, in unholy relationships with other bodies, serving the cause of sin an instant, before he dies."
T21A1 "Perception is a RESULT, and NOT a cause."
T21C10 "When vision is DENIED, confusion of cause and effect becomes inevitable."
T21C10 "The PURPOSE now becomes to KEEP OBSCURE the cause of the effect, and make effect appear to BE a cause."
T21C10 "This seeming independence of effect enables it to be regarded as STANDING BY ITSELF, and capable of serving as a CAUSE of the events and feelings its maker thinks IT causes."
T21C10 "The Son is the effect, whose Cause he would deny."
T21C10 "And so he seems to BE the cause, producing real EFFECTS."
T21C11 "Nothing can have effects WITHOUT a cause, and to confuse the two is merely to fail to understand them both."
T21H3 "They are indeed a sorry army, each one as likely to attack his brother or turn upon himself, as to remember they THOUGHT they had a common cause."
T21H8 "This is a course in CAUSE, and NOT effect."
T24F2 "In dreams effect and cause are interchanged, for here the maker of the dream believes that what he made is happening TO him."
T24G8 "His mistakes can cause delay, which it is given YOU to take from him, that both may end a journey that has never been begun, and NEEDS no end."
T25F1 "Attack and sin are bound as ONE illusion, each the cause and aim and JUSTIFIER of the other."
T25I11 "For love is fair, and cannot chasten without cause."
T25I11 "What cause can BE to warrant an attack upon the innocent?"
T26H1 "Sickness and sin are seen as consequence and cause, in a relationship kept hidden from awareness, that it may be carefully preserved from reason's light."
T26H3 "God's Answer lies where the belief in sin MUST be, for only there can its effects be utterly undone, and without cause."
T26H12 "Cause and effect are one, NOT separate."
T26H13 "The miracle is possible when cause and consequence are brought together, NOT kept separate."
T26H13 "The healing of effect WITHOUT the cause can merely shift effects to other forms."
T26I4 "A FUTURE cause as yet HAS no effects."
T26I4 "And therefore MUST it be that, if you fear, there is a PRESENT cause."
T26I4 "No purpose has been GIVEN it as yet, and what WILL happen has as yet no cause."
T26I4 "Who can predict effects without a cause?"
T26I4 "Belief in sin arouses fear, and like its cause, is looking forward; looking back, but OVERLOOKING what is here and now."
T26I5 "Yet only here and now its cause must be, if its effects ALREADY have been judged as fearful."
T26I6 "Its CAUSE is here, if it appears at all."
T26I7 "Yet this illusion has a cause which, though untrue, must be ALREADY in your mind."
T26I8 "For you have cause for freedom NOW."
T26I8 "Delay is senseless, and the reason that would maintain effects of PRESENT cause must be delayed until a FUTURE time is merely a denial of the fact that consequence and cause MUST come as one."
T26K2 "And this DENIES the fact that ALL are senseless; EQUALLY without a cause or consequence, and CANNOT have effects of ANY kind."
T26K3 "PROJECTION of the cause of sacrifice is at the root of everything perceived to be unfair, and NOT your just deserts."
T27B7 "For it becomes the symbol of reproach, the sign of guilt whose consequences still are there to see, so that the cause can NEVER be denied."
T27B7 "Your function is to PROVE to him that sin can HAVE no cause."
T27C8 "But you can show him his suffering is purposeless and wholly without cause."
T27D3 "And thus the picture has no cause at all."
T27D3 "Who can perceive effect WITHOUT a cause?"
T27H3 "The "reasoning" by which the world is made, on which it rests, by which it is maintained, is simply this: "YOU are the cause of what I do."
T27H3 "And so it seems as if there is no NEED to go beyond the obvious in terms of cause."
T27H5 "The means ATTEST the purpose, but are NOT themselves a cause."
T27H5 "Nor will the CAUSE be changed by seeing it APART from its effects."
T27H5 "The cause PRODUCES the effects, which then bear witness to the CAUSE, and NOT themselves."
T27H5 "It is NOT here the CAUSE of suffering and sin must lie."
T27H5 "And dwell not on the suffering and sin, for they are but REFLECTIONS of their cause."
T27H6 "Seek not another cause, nor look among the mighty legions of its witnesses for its undoing."
T27H6 "And it is HERE you find the CAUSE of your perspective on the world."
T27H7 "Once you were unaware of what the cause of everything the world appeared to thrust upon you, uninvited and unasked, must REALLY be."
T27H7 "Whatever cause they have is something quite APART from him, and what he sees is SEPARATE from his mind."
T27H9 "This is the ONLY picture you can see, the ONE alternative that you can choose, the OTHER possibility of cause, if you be NOT the dreamer of your dreams."
T27H9 "And this IS what you choose, if you deny the cause of suffering is in YOUR mind."
T27H11 "How COULD you doubt it, while you lie asleep, and dream in secret that its CAUSE is real?"
T27H12 "Here is the CAUSE of suffering, the space BETWEEN your dreams and your reality."
T27H12 "Here is the CAUSE of unreality."
T27H12 "No OTHER cause it has, nor ever will."
T27I3 "This single lesson does it try to teach again, and still again, and yet once more; - that it is CAUSE and NOT effect."
T27I3 "And YOU are ITS effect, and CANNOT be its cause."
T27I4 "Is it your wish to let NO dream appear to be the cause of what it is YOU do?"
T27I4 "Then let us merely look upon the dream's beginning, for the part you see is but the SECOND part, whose CAUSE lies in the first."
T27I5 "We CAN remember this, if we but look directly at their CAUSE."
T27I5 "And we will see the grounds for laughter, NOT a cause for fear."
T27I6 "A timelessness in which is time made real; a Part of God Which can attack Itself; a separate brother as an enemy; a mind WITHIN a body; all are forms of circularity, whose ending starts at its beginning, ending at its cause."
T27I8 "But, once deluded into blaming THEM, you will not see the CAUSE of what they do BECAUSE you want the guilt to rest on them."
T27I8 "It is not easy to perceive the jest, when all around you do your eyes behold its heavy consequences, but WITHOUT their trifling cause."
T27I8 "Without the cause do its effects seem serious and sad indeed."
T27I8 "And it is their CAUSE which follows nothing, and is but a jest."
T27I9 "In gentle laughter does the Holy Spirit perceive the cause, and looks NOT to effects."
T27I9 "How else could He correct YOUR error, who have OVERLOOKED the cause entirely?"
T27I9 "He bids you bring each terrible effect to Him, that you may look TOGETHER on its foolish cause, and laugh with Him a while."
T27I9 "YOU judge effects, but HE has judged their CAUSE."
T27I10 "Whatever seems to be the cause of any pain and suffering you feel, this is STILL true."
T27I11 "For this one answer TAKES AWAY the cause of every form of sorrow and of pain."
T27I11 "The form affects His answer not at all, for He would teach you but the SINGLE cause of all of them, no matter WHAT their form."
T27I12 "None has a DIFFERENT cause from all the rest, and ALL of them are easily undone by but a SINGLE lesson truly learned."
T28A1 "REMEMBERING a cause can but produce ILLUSIONS of its presence, NOT effects."
T28A2 "In its passing went its consequences, left without a cause."
T28B3 "And thus do their effects appear to be INCREASED by time, which TOOK AWAY their cause."
T28B4 "And yet you make strange use of it, as if the past had CAUSED the present, which is but a CONSEQUENCE, in which no change can be made possible, because its cause has GONE."
T28B4 "And change must have a cause that will endure, or else it will not last."
T28B4 "No change can be made in the present, if its cause is PAST."
T28B5 "When ancient memories of hate appear, remember that their cause is gone."
T28B5 "Let not the cause that you would give them NOW be what it was that made them what they were, or seemed to be."
T28B5 "And see, instead, the NEW effects of cause accepted NOW, with consequences HERE."
T28B6 "The ancient NEW ideas they bring will be the happy consequences of a cause so ancient that it FAR exceeds the span of memory that your perception sees."
T28B6 "This is the Cause the Holy Spirit has remembered FOR you, when you would forget."
T28B6 "Its consequences will indeed SEEM new, because you thought that you remembered not their Cause."
T28B7 "It came from causelessness which you CONFUSED with cause."
T28B7 "The miracle reminds you of a Cause forever present, perfectly untouched by time and interference."
T28B8 "In quietness, see in the miracle a lesson in allowing Cause to have Its OWN effects, and doing NOTHING that would interfere."
T28B9 "Born out of sharing, there can BE no pause in time to cause the miracle delay in hastening to all unquiet minds, and bringing them an instant's stillness, when the memory of God returns to them."
T28B11 "And what is NOW remembered is not fear, but rather is the Cause that fear was made to render unremembered and undone."
T28B12 "Now is the Son of God at last aware of PRESENT Cause and Its benign effects."
T28B12 "His Cause IS Its effects."
T28B12 "There never WAS a cause besides It, that could generate a DIFFERENT past or future."
T28C1 "Without a cause there can be no effects, and yet, without effects, there is no CAUSE."
T28C1 "The cause a cause is MADE by its effects; the Father IS a father by His Son."
T28C1 "Effects do not CREATE their cause, but they ESTABLISH its causation."
T28C2 "ONLY where its cause is GIVEN its effects."
T28C2 "For sickness is a meaningless attempt to give effects to causelessness, and MAKE it be a cause."
T28C3 "Always in sickness does the Son of God attempt to make himself his cause, and NOT allow himself to be his Father's Son."
T28C3 "For this impossible desire, he does not believe that he is Love's EFFECTS, and must be cause BECAUSE of what he is."
T28C3 "The cause of healing is the ONLY Cause of everything."
T28C5 "It is but an effect that YOU have caused, and you would not BE cause of this effect."
T28C6 "What else could be EXPECTED from a thing that has no cause?"
T28C6 "But, if it HAS no cause, IT HAS NO PURPOSE."
T28C6 "You may cause a dream, but never will you give it real EFFECTS."
T28C6 "For that would change its CAUSE, and it is this you CANNOT do."
T28C6 "He sees ILLUSIONS of himself as sick or well, depressed or happy, but without a stable cause with GUARANTEED effects."
T28C7 "As victim, he is suffering from its effects, but NOT their cause."
T28C8 "What he fears is cause WITHOUT the consequences which would MAKE it cause."
T28C9 "Effect and cause are first split off, and then REVERSED, so that effect becomes a cause; the cause, effect."
T28C9 "This final step is an effect of what has gone before, APPEARING as a cause."
T28C9 "The miracle is the first step in giving BACK to cause the function of causation, NOT effect."
T28C11 "The miracle returns the CAUSE of fear to you who made it."
T28C11 "But it ALSO shows that, HAVING no effects, it is NOT cause, because the function of causation is to HAVE effects."
T28C11 "And where effects are gone, there IS no cause."
T28C12 "They are the glad effects of taking back the consequence of sickness to its cause."
T28D2 "UNITING with a brother's mind prevents the CAUSE of sickness, and perceived effects."
T28D3 "He has not seen the cause of sickness where it is, and YOU have overlooked the gap between you, where the sickness has been bred."
T28D4 "And thus it seems to give a CAUSE to sickness which is NOT its cause."
T28D4 "The PURPOSE of the gap is all the cause that sickness has."
T28D4 "For it was made to keep you separated in a body which you see as if it were the CAUSE of pain."
T28D4 "The cause of pain is separation, NOT the body, which is only its EFFECT."
T28D7 "And sickness will be seen WITHOUT a cause."
T28E5 "Who shares a dream must BE the dream he shares, because, BY sharing, is a cause produced."
T28E6 "His desire to be a sick and separated mind can NOT remain without a witness or a cause."
T29B2 "The body COULD not separate your minds, unless you WANTED it to be a cause of separation and of distance seen between you."
T29C2 "Their CAUSE has been effected, and they MUST be present were their cause has entered in."
T29C2 "You have accepted healing's Cause, and so it MUST be you are healed."
T29C2 "The miracle is not a separate thing that happens suddenly, as an effect without a cause, nor is it, in itself, a cause."
T29C2 "But where its Cause is MUST it be."
T29C2 "Look inward now, and you will not behold a reason for regret, but cause indeed for glad rejoicing and for hope of peace."
T30B11 "Decisions cause results BECAUSE they are not made in isolation."
T30C4 "What cause have you for anger in a world which merely waits YOUR blessing to be free?"
T30F2 "And idols are not wanted there, for guilt is recognized as the sole cause of pain in any form."
W5L1 "Apply it specifically to whatever you believe is the cause of your upset, using the description of the feeling in whatever term seems accurate to you."
W5L2 "When using the idea for today for a specific perceived cause of an upset in any form, use both the name of the form in which you see the upset, and the cause which you ascribe to it."
W8L1 "The mind's preoccupation with the past is the cause of the total misconception about time from which your seeing suffers."
W13L6 "This is our first attempt at stating an explicit cause and effect relationship of a kind which you are very inexperienced in recognizing."
W17L1 "This idea is another step in the direction of identifying cause and effect as it really operates."
W17L1 "If it were not so, perception would have no cause, and would itself be the cause of reality."
W19L1 "Thinking and its results are really simultaneous, for cause and effect are never separate."
W20L5 "Such is the real law of cause and effect as it operates in the world."
W23L2 "If the cause of the world you see is attack thoughts, you must learn that it is these thoughts which you do not want."
W23L2 "Here you are changing the cause."
W23L4 "You cannot be saved from the world, but you can escape from its cause."
W23L4 "This is what salvation means, for where is the world you see when its cause is gone?"
W23L5 "The idea for today introduces the thought that you are not trapped in the world you see, because its cause can be changed."
W23L5 "This change requires, first, that the cause be identified and then let go, so that it can be replaced."
W23L7 "We are still at the stage of identifying the cause of the world you see."
W23L7 "When you finally realize that thoughts of attack and of being attacked are not different, you will be ready to let the cause go."
W31L2 "You will escape from both together, for the inner is the cause of the outer."
W32L1 "Today we are continuing to develop the theme of cause and effect."
W37L6 "It is essential to use the idea if anyone seems to cause an adverse reaction in you."
W42L1 "It also sets forth a cause and effect relationship which explains why you cannot fail in your efforts to achieve the goal of the course."
W91L6 "Begin the longer practice periods with this statement of true cause and effect relationships: "Miracles are seen in light."
W101L5 "The exercises teach sin is not real, and all that you believe must come from sin will never happen, for it has no cause."
W102L2 "Today we try to loose its weakened hold still further and to realize that pain is purposeless, without a cause, and with no power to accomplish anything."
W108L10 "Effect and cause will be far better understood from this time on, and we will make much faster progress now."
W121L10 "Begin the longer practice periods by thinking of someone you do not like, who seems to irritate you, or to cause regret in you if you should meet him; one you actively despise, or merely try to overlook."
W130L4 "Yet love can have no enemy, and so they have no cause, no being and no consequence."
W139L12 "In thanks for all creation, in the Name of its Creator and His Oneness with all aspects of creation, we repeat our dedication to our cause today each hour, as we lay aside all thoughts which would distract us from our holy aim."
W156L1 "It promises there is no cause for guilt, and being causeless it does not exist."
W167L3 "It is the cause of healing."
W184L3 "For what is named is given meaning, and will then be seen as meaningful, a cause of true effects, with consequence inherent in itself."
W190L4 "Who but a madman could conceive of them as cause of anything?"
W190L5 "It is your thoughts alone that cause you pain."
W190L5 "There is no cause beyond yourself that can reach down and bring oppression."
W190L7 "The world may seem to cause you pain."
W190L7 "And yet the world, as causeless, has no power to cause."
W194L7 "What can cause him pain, or bring experience of loss to him?"
W195L1 "For who has cause for thanks while others have less cause?"
W195L1 "Your gratitude is due to Him alone Who made all cause of sorrow disappear throughout the world."
W240W32 "Here was perception born, for knowledge could not cause such insane thoughts."
W284L1 "There is no grief with any cause at all and suffering of any kind is nothing but a dream."
W301L2 "Those who look on it can only add their joy to it, and bless it as a cause of further joy in them."
W307L1 "Let me not try to make another will, for it is senseless and will cause me pain."
W310W102 "Without a cause, and now without a function in Christ's sight, it merely slips away to nothingness."
W326L1 "I am forever Your Effect, and You forever and forever are my Cause."
W326L1 "Where You established me I still abide, and all Your attributes abide in me because it is Your Will to have a Son so like his Cause that Cause and Its Effect are indistinguishable."
W331L1 ""How foolish, Father, to believe Your Son could cause himself to suffer!"
W348L1 "I have no cause for anything except the perfect peace and joy I share with You."
M5B1 "In fact, perception is learning, because cause and effect are never separated."
M5I1 "Sure of the ultimate interpretation of all things in time, no outcome already seen or yet to come can cause them fear."
M6C4 "Place cause and effect in their true sequence in one respect, and the learning will generalize and transform the world."
M6C4 "And with them also go all the effects they seemed to cause."
M6C4 "Cause and effect but replicate creation."
M11A6 "For he has given up their cause, and they, which never were but the effects of his mistaken choice, have fallen from him."
M13A2 "God can no longer be feared, for the mind sees no cause for punishment."
M18A5 "Anger in response to perceived magic thoughts is a basic cause of fear."
M18A9 "But His Love is Cause of everything beyond all fear, and thus forever real and always true."
U3A5 "For here we see all that it seemed to do, and cause and its effects must still be one."
U5A7 "And here They join, for here the face of Christ has shone away time's final instant, and now is the last perception of the world without a purpose and without a cause."
P2A1 "Its aim is to aid the patient in abandoning his fixed delusional system, and to begin to reconsider the spurious cause and effect relationships on which it rests."
P3F7 "Let us help him to forgive himself for all the trespasses with which he would condemn himself without a cause."
P3H3 "Nor will it return again, once its cause has been removed."
S1E2 "They may ask together for specifics, and not realize that they are asking for effects without the cause."
S1E2 "For no-one can receive effects alone, and choose a cause from which they do not come to offer them to him."
S1E2 "From this Cause only can the Answer come in which are all specifics satisfied; all separate wishes unified in one."
S3B1 "Do not mistake effect for cause, nor think that sickness is apart and separate from what its cause must be."
S3C2 "But the cause remains, and will not lack effects."
S3C2 "The cause is still the wish to die and overcome the Christ."
S3C7 "False healing rests upon the body's cure, leaving the cause of illness still unchanged, ready to strike again until it brings a cruel death in seeming victory."
S3D5 "Now the cause of every malady has been revealed exactly as it is."
S3D6 "The body's healing will occur because its cause has gone."
S3D6 "And now without a cause, it cannot come again in different form."
S3E3 "God thanks His healers, for He knows the Cause of healing is Himself, His Love, His Son, restored as His completion and returned to share with Him creation's holy joy."
S3E5 "Thus have you become "creator" in His place, and He becomes no longer Cause but only an effect."
G1A1 "Never far, even in form, from what its purpose is, never with power to escape its cause, and never but a counterfeit of peace, it rests uncertainly upon a bed of lies."
Quotes on "Caused"
T2B13 "The mis-step which caused her fall had nothing at all to do with you, just as your own mis-steps have nothing at all to do with me."
T2B64 "Burn appeared to be minimal, and caused little discomfort.)"
T9H1 "You cannot do this, as long as you believe that ANYTHING that happens to you is caused by factors OUTSIDE yourself."
T12C3 "For this wish CAUSED the separation."
T18C6 "But what you fail to recognize is that what CAUSED the dream, has NOT gone with it."
T22C9 "This is the SAME belief that CAUSED the separation."
T23C7 "For now He has become the "enemy" Who "caused" it, and to Whom appeal is useless."
T26I4 "And who could fear effects UNLESS he thought they had BEEN caused and judged disastrous NOW?"
T27H11 "Yet was it started by your SECRET dream, which you do NOT perceive, although it CAUSED the part you see and do not doubt is real."
T27I12 "He sees NO differences where none exist, and He will teach you how each one is CAUSED."
T28B9 "And they will JOIN in doing nothing to prevent its radiant extension back into the Mind that caused ALL minds to be."
T28C5 "Yet, if you are the DREAMER, you perceive this much at least; that YOU have caused the dream, and can accept ANOTHER dream as well."
T28C7 "He authored NOT his own attack, and he is innocent of what he caused."
T28C11 "The lesson is the MIND was sick that thought the body COULD be sick; projecting OUT its guilt caused NOTHING, and had NO effects."
T29C2 "Now IS it caused, though not as yet perceived."
T30B11 "NOTHING can be caused without some form of union, be it with a dream of judgment or the Voice for God."
W26L6 "Then go over every possible outcome which has occurred to you in that connection and which has caused you concern, referring to each one quite specifically, saying: "I am afraid ____ will happen.""
W78L6 "We will review his faults, the difficulties you have had with him, the pain he caused you, his neglect, and all the little and the larger hurts he gave."
W91L1 "Its presence is not caused by your vision; its absence is not the result of your failure to see."
W137L9 "His life becomes your own as you extend the little help He asks in freeing you from everything that ever caused you pain."
W196L8 "You do not now believe that fear is caused without."
Quotes on "Causes"
T27H7 "Of one thing you were sure; of all the many causes you perceived as bringing pain and suffering to you, your guilt was NOT among them."
T27H10 "But if the choice is REALLY given you, then you must see the causes of the things you choose BETWEEN exactly AS they are and WHERE they are."
T31C4 "Learning is all that causes change."
W47L5 "It is obvious that any situation which causes you concern is associated with feelings of inadequacy, since otherwise you would believe that you could deal with the situation successfully."
W167L4 "It is the belief conditions change, emotions alternate because of causes you cannot control, you did not make, and you can never change."
P2A1 "No-one in this world escapes fear, but everyone can reconsider its causes and learn to evaluate them correctly."
Quotes on "Causing"
T19E8 "Now it is aimless, wandering pointlessly, causing no more than tiny interruptions in love's appeal."
T22D9 "And so it MUST become impossible for each to see HIMSELF as causing sin, by his DESIRE to have sin real."
T27I4 "The INSTANT that he sees them as they ARE, they HAVE no more effects on him BECAUSE he understands he GAVE them their effects BY CAUSING THEM, and MAKING them seem real."
T28E2 "You FIND yourself by NOT accepting them as causing you, and GIVING you effects."
W5L1 "This idea, like the preceding one, can be used with any person, situation or event you think is causing you pain."
W26L6 "The practice period should begin with repeating the idea for today, then closing your eyes and reviewing the unresolved situations whose outcomes are causing you concern."
M5I1 "Even so, the teacher of God is willing to reconsider all his past decisions, if they are causing pain to anyone."
Quotes on "Causeless"
T13H8 "THE CAUSELESS CANNOT BE."
T17H6 "What never was is causeless, and IS NOT THERE to interfere with truth."
T27D3 "What can the causeless BE but nothingness."
T28B7 "It CAN deserve but laughter, when you learn you have remembered consequences which were causeless, and could never BE effects."
T28B8 "There WAS no time in which His Son could be condemned for what was causeless, and AGAINST His Will."
T28B12 "Now does he understand what he has made is causeless, making NO effects at all."
T28B12 "What has been lost to see the causeless NOT?"
T28C6 "This world is CAUSELESS, as is every dream that anyone has dreamed within the world."
T28C10 "Their enmity is seen as causeless now, BECAUSE they did not make it."
T29C3 "Where they are causeless, their effects ARE gone, and love MUST come wherever they are not."
W101L6 "God's Will for you is perfect happiness because there is no sin, and suffering is causeless."
W136L1 "Being causeless and without a meaningful intent of any kind, it cannot be at all."
W138L9 "All that is veiled in shadows must be raised to understanding to be judged again, this time with Heaven's help, and all mistakes in judgment which the mind had made before are open to correction as the truth dismisses them as causeless."
M18A9 "The fear of God is causeless."
Quotes on "Causelessness"
T28C3 "And, in that recognition, causelessness is GIVEN no effects, and none are SEEN."
Quotes on "Effect"
T1B22Q "I went on very personal record to this effect, and I am the only completely True Witness for God."
T1B35D "He MUST work a miracle on behalf of himself here (See the point about miracles as a perception corrector) before he can effect miracles as creative energizers, which they are."
T2A25 "It is emphasized here that these differences have no effect at all on the miracle, which can heal any of them with equal ease."
T2B2 "It denies the ability of anything which is not of God to effect you in any way."
T2B41 "The Atonement PRINCIPLE was in effect long before the Atonement itself was begun."
T2E8 "For example, when you say "don't give it a thought", you are implying that if you do not think about something, it will have no effect on you."
T2E9 "For example, you say, "just an idle thought", and mean that the thought has no effect."
T2E12 "They even attempt to "free" the patient by persuading him that he can think whatever he wants, without ANY real effect at all."
T3B4 "Only Right-Mindedness CAN create in a way that has any real effect."
T3B4 "Pragmatically, what has no real effect, has no real existence."
T3B4 "Its REAL effect, then, is emptiness."
T3D4 "It also has the disastrous effect of denying (incorrect use) the essentially creative power of the miracle."
T3H3 "One of the illusions from which human perception suffers is that what it perceives and judges against has no effect."
T4B17 "He is concerned with the effect of HIS ego on OTHER egos, and he therefore interprets their interaction as a means of ego preservation."
T4F17 "When you make a decision of purpose, then, you HAVE made a decision about future effort, a decision which will remain in effect UNLESS you change the DECISION."
T4G11 "Howard Hunt made a very good point in this connection, even though he did not understand that the real reason why conditioning through pain is not the most efficient method is because pain itself is an ego-illusion, and can never induce more than a temporary effect."
T5B1 "Only the healed mind can experience revelation with lasting effect, because revelation is an experience of pure joy."
T7C7 "In effect, they must be TRANSLATED for those who speak a different language."
T9B3 "His errors cannot change this, and can have no effect at all on the truth in YOU."
T9C6 "What has no effect does not exist, and to the Holy Spirit, the effects of error are TOTALLY non-existent."
T10G1 "In effect, then, what you believe you DO see."
T11F2 "For if you accept your invulnerability, you are recognizing that ATTACK HAS NO EFFECT."
T12D5 "In effect, if you FOLLOW its dictates, you will react to your brothers as though they were SOMEONE ELSE, and this will surely prevent you from perceiving them AS THEY ARE."
T13B1 "The separation is merely a faulty formulation of reality, WITH NO EFFECT AT ALL."
T13E9 "The Holy Spirit has a very different kind of reconciliation in His mind for you, and one which HE WILL EFFECT, as surely as the ego will NOT effect what it attempts."
T14B8 "You will NOT be exempt from the effect of this most holy lesson, which seeks but to restore what is the right of God's creation."
T14G8 "The miracle brings the effect which ONLY guiltlessness CAN bring, and thus establishes the fact that guiltlessness MUST BE."
T17A1 "Only in waking is the full release from them, for only then does it become PERFECTLY apparent that they had no effect on reality at all, AND DID NOT CHANGE IT."
T18A3 "While this appears to introduce quite variable BEHAVIOR, a far more serious effect lies in the fragmented PERCEPTION from which the behavior stems."
T18G5 "For your wish to make destructive what CANNOT destroy, can have no REAL effect at all."
T21C11 "For, if you think the world you made has power to make you what IT wills, you ARE confusing Son and Father; effect and Source."
T21F8 "Your identity, as much a true EFFECT of this same Source as is this Answer, must therefore be TOGETHER and the SAME."
T21G3 "And how COULD thoughts that enter into what but SEEMS like yours alone, have no effect at all on what IS yours?"
T24H5 "What is immortal cannot BE attacked; what is but temporal HAS no effect."
T25E2 "It is your wish that MAKES it what it is in its effect on you, BECAUSE you chose it as a means to GAIN these same effects, believing them to be the bringers of rejoicing and of joy."
T26F3 "Time lasted but an instant in your mind, with NO effect upon eternity."
T26H3 "What is projected OUT, and seems to be EXTERNAL to the mind, is NOT outside at all, but an effect of what is in, and has NOT left its source."
T26I7 "And THIS illusion is but one effect which it engenders, and one form in which its outcome is perceived."
T27C4 "YOU must attest his sins had no effect on YOU, to demonstrate they were not real."
T27C4 "And how COULD his innocence be justified UNLESS his sins have no effect to WARRANT guilt?"
T27C4 "A miracle of healing proves that separation is WITHOUT effect."
T27I10 "Let them be as hateful and as vicious as they may, they COULD have no effect on you, unless you failed to recognize it is YOUR dream."
T28C3 "It has but ONE effect."
T28C11 "Thus is the body healed by miracles BECAUSE they show the mind MADE sickness, and employed the body to be victim, or EFFECT, of what it made."
T28D2 "Healing is the effect of minds that join, as sickness comes from minds that separate."
T28G5 "It is the obvious effect of what was made in secret, IN AGREEMENT with another's secret wish to be apart from you, as you would be apart from him."
T28H7 "The winds will blow upon it and the rain will beat against it, but with NO effect."
T31G3 "YOUR "evil" thoughts have been forgiven with his, because you let them all effect YOU not."
W16L1 "The idea for today is a beginning step in dispelling the belief that your thoughts have no effect."
W23L2 "It is incapable of change because it is merely an effect."
W26L3 "If attack thoughts must entail the belief that you are vulnerable, their effect is to weaken you in your own eyes."
W88L5 "They have no real effect on me at all."
W122L3 "What fancied value, trivial effect, or transient promise never to be kept, can hold more hope than what forgiveness brings?"
W126L2 "Therefore your attitudes have no effect on them, and their appeals for help are not in any way related to your own."
W131L7 "He did not make two minds, with Heaven as the glad effect of one, and earth the other's sorry outcome which is Heaven's opposite in every way."
W131L10 "We will devote ten minutes to this goal three times today, and we will ask to see the rising of the real world to replace the foolish images that we held dear, with true ideas arising in the place of thoughts which have no meaning, no effect, and neither source nor substance in the truth."
W136L4 "But afterwards your plan requires that you must forget you made it, so it seems to be external to your own intent; a happening beyond your state of mind, an outcome with a real effect on you, instead of one effected by your self."
W136L6 "When parts are wrested from the whole and seen as separate and as wholes within themselves, they become symbols standing for attack upon the whole, successful in effect, and never to be seen as whole again."
W140L7 "There is no remedy the world provides that can effect a change in anything."
W186L9 "All the images His Son appears to make have no effect on what he is."
W190L7 "As an effect it cannot make effects."
W326L1 "Let me know that I am an Effect of God, and so I have the power to create like You."
M6D3 "They recognize illusions can have no effect."
U3A5 "The ego's opposite in every way,--in origin, effect and consequence--we call a miracle."
P3E2 "There can be nothing that a change of mind cannot effect, for all external things are only shadows of a decision already made."
P3G5 "Yet seeing this will not effect a cure."
P4B1 "That, in effect, is the practice of therapy."
S3A1 "Its importance should not be too strongly emphasized, for healing is a sign or symbol of forgiveness's strength, and only an effect or shadow of a change of mind about the goal of prayer."
S3B3 "The body can be healed as an effect of true forgiveness."
S3E2 "As witness to forgiveness, aid to prayer, and the effect of mercy truly taught, healing is blessing."
Quotes on "Effects"
T1B23C "While you did not cancel Esther's sin (later defined as "lack of love") you DID cancel out its EFFECTS."
T1B23D "Someday I want to tell Esther that not only is she forgiven but that the effects of all her sins are cancelled."
T1B24G "If you will look back at the description of the EFFECTS of Revelation you will see that there ARE some similarities in the experiential results but hardly in the content."
T1B41BC "Man can never control the effects of fear himself, because he has CREATED fear and believes in what he creates."
T3C33 "The lack of integration which this split state implies is clearly shown in certain off-the-mark detours into areas such as the effects of stones on the mind, and some curious symbolic attempt to integrate churches and glands."
T5G6 "Although Freud was wrong about the basic conflict itself, he was very accurate in describing its effects."
T5G10 "Its effects will follow automatically UNTIL THE DECISION IS CHANGED."
T5G14 "You WOULD be responsible for the effects of all your wrong thinking IF IT COULD NOT BE UNDONE."
T5H15 "What you need to learn now is that only infinite patience CAN produce immediate effects."
T7F1 "The effects of the ego's decision in this matter are so apparent that they need no elaboration here."
T7I8 "Give them over quickly to the Holy Spirit to be undone completely, so that ALL their effects will vanish from your minds and from the Sonship AS A WHOLE."
T8I7 "There has been a marked tendency on the part of many of the Bible's followers, and also its translators, to be entirely literal about fear and ITS effects, but NOT about love and ITS results."
T9C6 "By steadily and consistently canceling out ALL its effects, EVERYWHERE AND IN ALL RESPECTS, He teaches that the ego does not exist, and PROVES IT."
T9D4 "Having MADE it real, he then attempts to dispel its EFFECTS by DEPRECIATING THE IMPORTANCE OF THE DREAMER."
T9D10 "Its EFFECTS assure him IT IS THERE."
T9E1 "How can you become increasingly aware of the Holy Spirit in you, EXCEPT by His EFFECTS?"
T10F2 "We have accepted the fact already that its EFFECTS can be dispelled, merely by denying THEIR reality."
T10F2 "The next step is obviously to recognize that WHAT HAS NO EFFECTS DOES NOT EXIST."
T10F4 "We can surely regard a delusional system without fear, for it cannot have any effects if its source is not true."
T11F3 "But you will never realize the utter uselessness of attack, EXCEPT by recognizing that your attack on YOURSELF had no effects."
T11H2 "But if you see its effects, YOU KNOW IT MUST BE THERE."
T13H9 "No thought of God's Son CAN be separate, or isolated in its effects."
T13H14 "What CANNOT happen, can have no effects to fear."
T14G3 "Learning HAS BEEN accomplished, BEFORE its effects are manifest."
T14G14 "Only those who see they CANNOT know, UNLESS the effects of understanding are with them, can really learn at all."
T14G16 "It is impossible to deny the Source of effects so powerful, they COULD not be of you."
T16C5 "You would have PERFECT faith in the Holy Spirit, and in the EFFECTS of His teaching, if you were not AFRAID to acknowledge what He taught you."
T16E3 "The special love relationship is an attempt to limit the destructive EFFECTS of hate, by finding a haven in the storm of guilt."
T17F13 "To ATTACK each other is not to LOSE the instant, but TO MAKE IT POWERLESS IN ITS EFFECTS."
T17F15 "As you begin to recognize, and ACCEPT the gifts you have so freely given to EACH OTHER, you will also accept the EFFECTS of the holy instant, and use them to correct ALL your mistakes, and free you from THEIR results."
T19E10 "Can it interfere with the EFFECTS of summer's sun upon a garden covered by the snow?"
T20H4 "For holiness is merely the result of letting the effects of sins be lifted, so what was ALWAYS true is RECOGNIZED."
T20I2 "As IT was given you, so will be its EFFECTS."
T21C2 "Acknowledge but that YOU have been mistaken, and ALL effects of your mistakes will disappear."
T21C13 "ALL its effects are gone, because its source has been uncovered."
T21D2 "You may IMAGINE that you still experience its effects, but it is NOT your purpose."
T21H8 "HOW this decision leads to its effects is NOT your problem."
T21H9 "And then it WILL be clear to you that, as you look on the EFFECTS of sin, in ANY form, all you need do is simply ask yourself, "Is this what I WOULD see?""
T22A2 "The holiness of your relationship forgives you BOTH, undoing the effects of what you both believed AND saw."
T22C13 "And no-one CAN remain beyond this willingness, if YOU would be released entirely from ALL effects of sin."
T24E3 "The purpose of attack is in the MIND, and its effects are felt but where it IS."
T25G2 "Eyes become used to darkness, and the light of brilliant day seems painful to the eyes grown long accustomed to the dim effects perceived at twilight."
T25I14 "You have the right to all the universe; to perfect peace, complete deliverance from ALL effects of sin, and to the life eternal, joyous, and complete in EVERY way, as God appointed for His holy Son."
T25J1 "ARE you willing to be released from ALL effects of sin?"
T26H3 "Ideas leave not their source, and their effects but SEEM to be apart from them."
T26H6 "Illusions HAVE no witnesses, and no effects."
T26H11 "Effects are SEPARATED from their source."
T26H13 "A tiny sacrifice is just the same in its EFFECTS as is the WHOLE idea of sacrifice."
T26H15 "So is attack DEPRIVED of its effects, and hate is answered in the Name of Love."
T26I2 "Unless you so perceive it, you WILL be afraid of it, believing that the risk of loss is great between the time its PURPOSE is made yours, and its EFFECTS will come to you."
T26I5 "The change of purpose the Holy Spirit brought to your relationship has IN it all effects that you will see."
T26I6 "Why are not its effects apparent, then?"
T27B4 "Here is the proof that he has NEVER sinned; that NOTHING that his madness bid him do was ever done, or ever had effects of any kind."
T27C4 "Sins are beyond forgiveness just BECAUSE they would entail effects which CANNOT be undone and overlooked entirely."
T27C7 "And love would prove ALL suffering is but a vain imagining, a foolish wish with NO effects."
T27E1 "Thus it must be clear you cannot answer anything at all, for conflict HAS no limited effects."
T27F3 "It carries comfort from the place of peace into the battleground, and DEMONSTRATES that war has no effects."
T27F8 "It CANNOT be their differences which made this possible, for learning does not jump from situations to their opposites, and bring the SAME effects."
T27F10 "YOUR healing will be ONE of its effects, as will your brother's."
T27F10 "Everywhere you go, will you behold its multiplied effects."
T27G5 "It merely proves that what they REPRESENT has no effects."
T27G5 "And this it proves BECAUSE its own effects have come to take their place."
T27G5 "It is a witness no-one can deny, for it is the EFFECTS of life it brings."
T27G7 "The holy instant will replace ALL sin, if you but carry its effects with you."
T27H5 "Look, then, BEYOND effects."
T27H10 "Who could be free to choose BETWEEN effects, when only ONE is seen as up to you?"
T27I4 "How willing are you to ESCAPE effects of all the dreams the world has ever had?"
T27I6 "In his forgetting did the thought become a serious idea, and possible of both accomplishment and real effects."
T27I9 "And by His judgment are effects removed."
T28A1 "And what it takes away is long since gone, but, being kept in memory, APPEARS to have immediate effects."
T28A1 "The miracle but shows the past is gone, and what has truly gone HAS no effects."
T28A2 "All the effects of guilt are here no more."
T28A2 "Why would you cling to it in memory, if you did not DESIRE its effects?"
T28B7 "And YOU are Its effects, as changeless and as perfect as Itself."
T28B8 "You would DENY Him His effects, yet have they never BEEN denied."
T28B10 "And His Creator SHARES His thanks, because He would not be deprived of His effects."
T28B12 "ITS effects are changelessly eternal, BEYOND fear, and PAST the world of sin entirely."
T28C2 "The body CAN be healed by its EFFECTS, which are as limitless as is itself."
T28C3 "A mind within a body, and a world of other bodies, each with SEPARATE minds, are your "creations," you the "other" mind, creating with effects UNLIKE yourself."
T28C8 "The separation started with the dream the Father was deprived of His effects, and powerless to keep them, since He was no longer their Creator."
T28C10 "It DEMONSTRATES what He would have you learn, and SHOWS you its effects are what you WANT."
T28C10 "In its forgiving dream, are the EFFECTS of yours undone, and hated enemies perceived as friends, with merciful intent."
T28C10 "And you can accept the role of maker of their hate BECAUSE you see that it has no effects."
T28D1 "Without SUPPORT the dream will fade away, without effects."
T28D5 "Let its effects be gone, and clutch them not with eager hands, to keep them for yourself."
T28E1 "Thus have they NO effects."
T28E9 "What God has given cannot BE a loss, and what is not of Him has NO effects."
T28F4 "It can NOT think, and so it cannot HAVE effects."
T28G5 "Unless you BOTH agree this is your wish, it CAN have no effects."
T29C2 "And its effects are THERE, though not yet seen."
T29C3 "You ARE free of pain and sickness, misery and loss, and ALL effects of hatred and attack."
T29C3 "No more is pain your friend and guilt your god, and you should WELCOME the effects of love."
T30B12 "For they have understood the basic law which MAKES decision powerful, and gives it all effects that it will EVER have."
T30E5 "Who could be made fearful by a power that can have no REAL effects at all?"
T30G9 "It is NOT difficult to overlook mistakes that have been given no effects."
T30I2 "For that is changeless, and has no effects which anything in Heaven or on earth could ever alter."
T31A1 "The impossible has NOT occurred, and CAN have no effects."
W18L3 "Selecting subjects for the application of the idea randomly, look at each one long enough to say: "I am not alone in experiencing the effects of how I see ____.""
W18L3 " Conclude the practice period by repeating the more general statement: "I am not alone in experiencing the effects of my seeing.""
W19L3 "As you consider each one, name it in terms of the central person or theme it contains, and holding it in your mind as you do so, say: "I am not alone in experiencing the effects of this thought about ____.""
W23L2 "The effects will change automatically."
W23L7 "Their effects are exactly the same, because they are exactly the same."
W26L1 "And what would have effects through you must also have effects on you."
W41L2 "Yet its effects cannot be cured because it is not real."
W53L3 "In choosing this, I will escape all the effects of the world of fear because I am acknowledging that it does not exist."
W53L4 "Why should I continue to suffer from the effects of my own insane thoughts, when the perfection of creation is my home?"
W54L1 "But thoughts cannot be without effects."
W54L3 "18) "I am not alone in experiencing the effects of my seeing.""
W54L4 "19) "I am not alone in experiencing the effects of my thoughts.""
W88L5 "I am perfectly free of the effects of all laws save God's."
W132L1 "The thoughts you hold are mighty, and illusions are as strong in their effects as is the truth."
W132L1 "Nor can he be swayed by questioning his thoughts' effects."
W138L9 "Now are they without effects."
W158L9 "They are no more, and all effects they seemed to have are gone with them, undone and never to be done."
W166L2 "Yet those who think it real must still believe there is another will, and one which leads to opposite effects from those He wills."
W169L4 "And yet we urge you to bear witness to the Word of God to hasten the experience of truth, and speed its advent into every mind which recognizes its effects on you."
W184L7 "But the sooner he perceives on what it rests, how questionable are its premises, how doubtful its results, the sooner does he question its effects."
W184L15 "All our mistakes we give to you, that we may be absolved of all effects our errors seemed to have."
W190L6 "It has no effects at all."
W198L1 "Then does illusion cease to have effects, and all it seemed to have will be undone."
W198L2 "What seems to be its influence and its effects have not occurred at all."
W240W31 "Now its source has gone, and its effects are gone as well."
W293L1 "Yet in the present love is obvious, and its effects apparent."
W309L1 "Yet it has no effects."
W310W103 "You who believed that God's Last Judgment would condemn the world to hell along with you, accept this holy truth: God's Judgment is the gift of the Correction He bestowed on all your errors, freeing you from them, and all effects they ever seemed to have."
W314L1 "Past mistakes can cast no shadows on it, so that fear has lost its idols and its images, and being formless, it has no effects."
W326L1 "Your plan I follow here, and at the end I know that You will gather Your Effects into the tranquil Heaven of Your Love, where earth will disappear, and separate things unite in glory as the Son of God.""
W359L1 "And we rejoice to learn that we have made mistakes which have no real effects on us."
M11A3 "One would have to recognize in advance all the effects of his judgments on everyone and everything involved in them in any way."
M11A4 "He does know all the effects of His judgment on everyone and everything involved in any way."
M17A9 "What has no effects can hardly terrify."
U6A4 "And therefore all your sins have been forgiven because they carried no effects at all."
P2A4 "He must become willing to reverse his thinking, and to understand that what he thought projected its effects on him were made by his projections on the world."
P3H5 "Such a function presupposes a knowledge that no-one here can have; a certainty of past, present and future, and of all the effects that may occur in them."
Quotes on "Effected"
T21C4 "In the holy instant is this exchange effected and MAINTAINED."
Quotes on "Affect"
T1C3 "However, these differences do not affect the power of the miracle at all, since only truth and error are its concern."
T2A31 "You insist on thinking that people CAN possess you, if you believe that their thoughts (or the external environment) can affect you, regardless of WHAT they think."
T2C4 "Illness, which is really "not Right Mindedness", is the result of level confusion in the sense that it always entails the misbelief that what is amiss in one level can adversely affect another."
T3G27 "If we were willing to forgive other people's misperceptions of us, they could not possibly affect us at all."
T5A1 "Depression is often contagious, but although it may affect those who come in contact with it, they do not yield to its influence wholeheartedly."
T5H1 "ANY decision of the mind will affect both behavior AND experience."
T7G1 "They make or create depending on whether the ego or the Holy Spirit begets or inspires them, but they WILL return to the mind of the thinker, and they WILL affect his total perception."
T9J8 "No false gods you attempt to interpose between yourself and your reality, affect truth at all."
T21F4 "And thus it recognizes that miracles do NOT affect ANOTHER'S mind, only its OWN."
T26F5 "What disappeared too quickly to affect the simple knowledge of the Son of God, can hardly still be there for you to choose to be your teacher."
T26F7 "And how much can his own delusions about time and place affect a change in where he REALLY is?"
T26H3 "But, because It IS of God, the laws of time do not affect Its workings."
T30H1 "And NO situation can affect its aim, but MUST be in accord with it."
W19L1 "The idea for today is obviously the reason why your seeing does not affect you alone."
W131L5 "No one remains in hell, for no one can abandon his Creator, nor affect His perfect, timeless and unchanging Love."
W227L1 "And I am free because I was mistaken, and did not affect my own reality at all by my illusions."
W300W94 "The Second Coming is the one event in time which time itself can not affect."
M9A5 "And do the number of pitchforks the devils he sees carrying affect their credibility in his perception?"
Quotes on "Affected"
T19D6 "But, as you approach the line, you realize that IT was not affected by the drop into another plane at all."
W52L1 "Nothing in God's creation is affected in any way by this confusion of mine."
W91L1 "It is only your awareness of miracles that is affected."
Quotes on "Affecting"
T28H5 "This world is but the dream that you can BE alone, and think without affecting those apart from you."
W126L2 "You further think that they can sin without affecting your perception of yourself, while you can judge their sin and yet remain apart from condemnation and at peace."
Quotes on "Affects"
W190L5 "No one but yourself affects you."
Quotes on "Unaffected"
T2A31 "You are perfectly unaffected by ALL expressions of lack of love."
T3C26 "It was equally apparent to him that the Soul is merely unaffected by such an idea."
T4G7 "Your other life has continued without interruption, and has been and always will be totally unaffected by your attempts to dissociate."
T8B5 "Your REALITY is unaffected by both."
T21H13 "And none can leave the thinker's mind, or leave him unaffected."
T29J6 "Yet is the real world unaffected by the world he thinks is real."
T30D9 "Completely unaffected by the turmoil and the terror of the world, the dreams of birth and death that here are dreamed, the myriad of forms that fear can take, quite undisturbed, the Thought God holds of you remains EXACTLY as It always was."
W83L6 ""The oneness of my happiness and my function remains wholly unaffected by this.""
W350L1 "What he is, is unaffected by his thoughts."
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